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Neurology (from Greek: νεῦρον (neûron), "string, nerve" and the suffix -logia, "study of") is a branch of medicine dealing with disorders of the nervous system. Neurology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of conditions and disease involving the central and peripheral nervous systems (and their subdivisions, the autonomic and somatic nervous systems), including their coverings, blood vessels, and all effector tissue, such as muscle.

Scope

A large number of neurological disorders have been described as listed. These can affect the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), the peripheral nervous system, the autonomic nervous system, and the muscular system.

Neurological tests and procedures

Anatomical Underpinnings of the Neurological Exam
Anatomical Underpinnings of the Neurological Exam

Neurology journals

In order to keep abreast of the latest developments in the field of neurology, providers such as Neurology may follow:

Neurological_tools (commons)

Latest research in Neurology

List of neurological conditions

Neurological enhancement

The emerging field of neurological enhancement highlights the potential of therapies to improve such things as workplace efficacy, attention in school, and overall happiness in personal lives.

Find a neurologist in the US

See also

Resources

Latest articles - Neurology

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Clinical trials


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